Pag-Ibig Savings Program: Things You Need To know

By | May 27, 2018

Pag-Ibig Savings Program is a fast and affordable way for members to save for
their future.

 

Qualified members are given access to short-term loans (STL) for their
immediate needs and a housing loan with easy payment terms and low-interest
rates.

 

The monthly savings with Pag-Ibig fund is P100. However, the member may increase
his/her future needs and for higher loanable amount for short-term loan (STL).

 

The Total Accumulated Value (TAV) consists of the member’s personal savings,
employer counterpart if any, and all dividend earnings.

 

How Can One Register With Pag-Ibig Fund?

 

There are 2 ways to register.

1. Online

At the pag-Ibig website, click e-services and then membership registration.
Accomplish the form online then click submit.

2. Employee Assisted

Visit the registration kiosk found in any Pag-Ibig branch.

pag-ibig savings program

Pag-Ibig Savings Program

How will monthly savings be remitted to the fund?

Formally-employed members will contribute through salary deduction. Their
employers will have the responsibility to remit the member’s savings and
their employer counterpart through the electronic payment and collection
facility (EPCF) on a monthly basis.

 

Other members may pay directly to the fund or through any of its accredited
collecting partners.

 

When can a member withdraw his/her savings?

The member may withdraw his/her total accumulated value (TAV) upon
occurrence of any of the following:

  • Membership maturity after 20 years with 240 monthly contributions
  • Retirement at age 60 (optional)
  • Retirement at age 65 (mandatory)
  • Termination from service by reason of health
  • Permanent Departure from the Philippines
  • Permanent total disability or insanity
  • Upon death, in which case, his/her legal heirs will receive his/her TAV
    plus an additional death benefit

 

What are the benefits of being a Pag-Ibig fund member?

A Pag-Ibig member is entitled to the following benefits:

  1. Provident savings that are government-guaranteed and earn a tax-free dividend
    annually.
  2. Availment of short-term loan (STL): Multi-purpose loan to finance various
    immediate needs and calamity loans for members residing in areas placed
    under a state of calamity.
  3. Availment of housing loans: Affordable housing loan packages with subsidized
    interest rate for as low as 3% and regular housing loan package subject
    to full-risk based pricing framework.

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